Kansas vs. Tennessee Prediction
No. 15 Kansas will take on No. 18 Tennessee in the SEC-Big 12 Challenge on Saturday evening at 6:00 p.m. ET on ESPN. With the Vols laying 2.5 points as a home favorite and the total sitting at 130 points, what’s the best bet for this non-conference tilt?
713 Kansas Jayhawks (+2.5) at 714 Tennessee (-2.5); o/u 130
6:00 p.m. ET, Saturday, January 30, 2021
Venue: Thompson-Boling Arena, Knoxville, TN
Kansas vs. Tennessee College Basketball Prediction
The home team has covered in four of the last five meetings between these two teams but the Vols are just 1-5 against the number in their last six home games and are 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games overall. Tennessee is also just 1-5 at the betting window in its last six games when facing a team with a winning record.
Kansas, meanwhile, is 13-5 against the spread in its last 18 road games, is 11-1 against the number in its last 12 road games versus an opponent with a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600 and has cashed in 11 of its last 16 games coming off an ATS loss.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: KANSAS JAYHAWKS +2.5